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Creator:
Henry Singleton, 1766–1839, British
Title:

Stephen Brought Prisoner to Empress Mathilda

Additional Title(s):

Verso: Figure Sketch

Date:
undated
Medium:
Black chalk and gray wash on medium, slightly textured, blued white wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 1/4 × 15 5/8 inches (26 × 39.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in brown ink, on back, lower left to upper left: "Stephen brought Prisoner to the Empress matilder"; in graphite, on back, lower center: "[...] H. Singleton"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.5769
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
conflict | gesture | historical subject | men | prisoner | queen (person) | royalty | servants | throne | women
Associated People:
Matilda [Matilda of England] (1102–1167), empress, consort of Heinrich V
Stephen (c.1092–1154), king of England
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:7880
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